Long Rock beach, Penzance, Cornwall
  • About Us

    Long Rock Beach Info

    Long Rock is a sand and pebbles beach that has a shallow gradient so a lot of water before it gets deep which makes safe family swimming.

    The beach sits in the middle of the long stretch of sand within Mount’s Bay.

    No direct lifeguards but the east end of the beach touches on the Marazion beach that does have summer lifeguards.

    Parking and other facilities in Long Rock village.

    Long Rock Beach has dog restrictions. No dogs between Easter and October.

    Why not check other beaches nearby as we have 11 beaches around Penzance, 205 beaches in Cornwall, or check our list of Cornwall Dog Friendly Beaches.

  • Water Quality


    Long Rock Beach Bathing Water Quality


    Water samples are taken at regular intervals during the bathing season and at the end of the season the water quality is classified as:
    • Excellent: the highest classification meaning the water is cleanest
    • Good: generally good water quality
    • Sufficient: meets minimum standards
    • Poor: You are advised not to swim. The beach will stay open and an action plan should be in place to improve the water quality.
  • Tides
  • Weather


    Long Rock Beach 7-day Weather Forecast


    Light rain today through Tuesday, with temperatures falling to 8°C on Friday.

    Today's Forecast
     Overcast throughout the day and windy until evening.
     
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    11
       91%  98%   22 mph
      8:11 am    4:57 pm
    Monday, Jan 22nd
     Overcast throughout the day.
     
    8
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    10
       78%  94%   10 mph
      8:10 am    4:59 pm

    Tuesday, Jan 23rd
     Windy and overcast throughout the day.
     
    8
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    11
       64%  99%   23 mph
      8:08 am    5:00 pm
    Wednesday, Jan 24th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day and windy starting in the evening.
     
    7
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    11
       77%  93%   27 mph
      8:07 am    5:02 pm

    Thursday, Jan 25th
     Windy until afternoon and mostly cloudy starting in the afternoon.
     
    7
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    8
       65%  42%   21 mph
      8:06 am    5:04 pm
    Friday, Jan 26th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    8
       49%  47%   18 mph
      8:05 am    5:05 pm

    Saturday, Jan 27th
     Partly cloudy starting in the afternoon, continuing until evening.
     
    7
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    10
       42%  17%   10 mph
      8:04 am    5:07 pm
    Sunday, Jan 28th
     Mostly cloudy throughout the day.
     
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    11
       29%  75%   14 mph
      8:02 am    5:09 pm

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